New Hampshire House Voting on Universal Background Checks

by
February 12, 2014

On February 12 New Hampshire representatives will vote on House Bill 1589, which mandates Colorado-style background checks “for all transactions at gun shows and on private sales conducted through [classified ads]” in newspapers or on the internet. 

The NRA-ILA reports that House Bill 1589 “even goes so far as to virtually eliminate gun transfers between family and friends.”

In other words, private gun sales in the “Live Free or Die” state will be no more. 

Like the Machin/Toomey background check bill that failed in the Senate in April, House Bill 1589 “will do nothing to reduce violent crime, and [will] only affect law-abiding gun owners by imposing cumbersome mandates and restrictions on the lawful purchase and possession of firearms.”

As California’s experiment in a ban on private gun sales has demonstrated, universal background checks will require a gun registry in order to be enforceable. Seen through this prism, the vote on House Bill 1589 is truly a vote on whether or not to start down a slippery slope.

Follow AWR Hawkins on Twitter @AWRHawkins

    



?>

Keep the Fake News Media in check.

Don’t let the MSM censor your news as America becomes Great Again. Over 500,000 Americans receive our daily dose of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness along with Breaking News direct to their inbox—and you can too. Sign up to receive news and views from The 1776Coalition!

We know how important your privacy is and your information is SAFE with us. We’ll never sell
your email address and you can unsubscribe at any time directly from your inbox.
View our full privacy policy.

Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
Google Analytics Alternative